Research Group Hilbi

Members and General Information


  1. Hubert Hilbi, Ph.D., principal investigator
  2. Nicolas Personnic, Ph.D., SNF Ambizione Fellow
  3. Amanda Welin, Ph.D., postdoctoral research assistant
  4. Kevin Bärlocher, Ph.D., postdoctoral research assistant
  5. Leoni Swart, Ph.D. student, University of Zurich
  6. Paulina Knobloch, Ph.D. student, University of Zurich
  7. Ramon Hochstrasser, Ph.D. student, University of Zurich
  8. Bianca Striednig, Ph.D. student, University of Zurich
  9. Federica Maggiorelli, Ph.D. student, University of Zurich
  10. Dario Hüsler, Ph.D. student, University of Zurich
  11. Michael Irminger, Master student, University of Zurich
FG Hilbi


  • D. Becher, Greifswald (Germany)
  • C. Buchrieser, Paris (France)
  • P. Cosson, Geneva (Switzerland)
  • W. Eisenreich, Munich (Germany)
  • A. Flieger, Wernigerode (Germany)
  • A. Haas, Bonn (Germany)
  • C. Hedberg, Umea (Sweden)
  • A. Itzen, Munich (Germany)
  • R. Kammerer, Villigen (Switzerland)
  • R. Klemm, Zurich (Switzerland)
  • F. Letourneur, Montpellier (France)
  • X. Li, Villigen (Switzerland)
  • M. Pilhofer, Zurich (Switzerland)
  • T. Soldati, Geneva (Switzerland)

Supported by

Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF), SystemsX, EU ERA-NET, Novartis Foundation, OPO Foundation, Olga Mayenfisch Foundation, University of Zurich

Contact and further information

Hubert Hilbi, Prof. Dr.

Positions open

Highly motivated individuals with an interest in the topics "virulence and communication of Legionella", and a background in Molecular/Cellular Microbiology, Cell Biology, Biochemistry or a related area are invited to apply for Master, PhD or postdoc projects.

Selected Literature